Gamblers who are looking for a quick break will certainly be able to enjoy both casinos and horse racing tracks in Michigan, known as the Great Lakes state. Most of the casinos here are located on Native American reservation land, and they are a great source of revenue for the tribes as well as for the local areas through employment and tax. You will find that business is booming here, as there is a great industry centred around gambling and a lot to see in terms of entertainment and other facilities that reside in the same premises.
There are twenty seven betting facilities for you to explore here and they are spread out quite nicely across twenty four different cities, which gives you the chance to stay in various parts of Michigan as it suits you in order to get access to all manner of gambling opportunities. The city with the most venues is Detroit, but the biggest casino in the state is the Four Winds Casino Resort. This venue has three thousand slot machine games and one hundred table games for you to play, and as such offers a lot of fun! Coming in second place is the Chip In’s Island Resort and Casino, which has nine hundred and seventy slot machine games as well as thirty table games. In terms of space however, the Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort is the biggest, with a gambling floor which measures two hundred and ten thousand square feet. There is a state lottery here, so be sure to buy tickets for that if you want to be in with a shot at the weekly draws; as for the rest of the venues here, they vary in size and amenities. You can try out the Bay Mills Resort and Casino; the Great Lakes Downs horse racing track; the Greektown Casino; the Hazel Park Harness Raceway and the Jackson Harness Raceway; the Kewadin Casino, which is a brand that can be found in Christmas, Hessel, Manistique, and St Ignace, as well as having the Kewadin Vegas Casino in Sault Ste Marie; the King’s Club Casino; the Lac Vieux Desert Casino Resort Complex; the Leelanau Sands Casino; the Little River Casino Resort; and the MGM Grand Detroit Casino, which is certainly the best known brand which you will find within the state.
Then there is the MotorCity Casino; the Mount Pleasant Meadows horse track; the Northville Downs horse track; the Ojibwa Casino Marquette and the Ojibwa Casino Resort, run by one of the larger tribes in Michigan; the Saginaw Harness Raceway; the Sports Creek Raceway for horses; the Turtle Creek Casino; and the Victories Casino and Hotel. These give you a lot of options to go for, and of course there are also the online casino games which you can enjoy out of your hotel room if you take your laptop with you and you do not feel like going out in the evening after a long day exploring the state’s various attractions.